Apartment Fire in Golfcrest / Bellfort / Reveille Area
September 2, 2019 at 9:36 p.m.
6156 South Loop East, 77087
One civilian injured
$600 thousand in estimated property saved
$3,500 in estimated damage
The cause was ruled as incendiary by HFD Arson investigators
Firefighters arrived on scene with smoke coming from a broken window of an apartment unit. A smoldering fire was found inside the apartment and quickly extinguished. They ventilated the unit and spoke with the occupants. One resident injured his arm exiting through the window. HPD had previously responded to this address and HFD Arson investigators were requested to determine the cause and origin of the fire. Crews from Stations 46, 26, 35 and 40 responded to this incident.